Anticipatory Grief – Part 3

This is the last blog on this topic, inspired by an article of the same name. The first two posts are found below. While the topic is sometimes considered sad or even dark, my goal is to support and encourage those who care for a loved one with a chronic or degenerative disease such asContinue reading “Anticipatory Grief – Part 3”

Anticipatory Grief – Part 2

In last week’s blog, “Anticipatory Grief”, we barely scratched the surface of the topic. And it is possible we came away with more questions than answers. (That post can be found below this one and was inspired by reading this article.) For me, this is a confusing time of my life. My husband of 48Continue reading “Anticipatory Grief – Part 2”

Anticipatory Grief

The purpose of my blog is not to make money, to gain fame, or to gather the most followers. I write for personal healing and to support and encourage those who care for a loved one with a chronic or degenerative condition such as Parkinson’s Disease. My topic today and in subsequent weeks arises fromContinue reading “Anticipatory Grief”

Is it Real?

Hubby insisted that a tiny black smudge on the grout of the bathtub was really a bug! He even asked for a magnifying glass to count the legs on it. Seriously! And no amount of trying to talk him through it would satisfy him. This is year 21 of Parkinson’s Disease, and I hear aboutContinue reading “Is it Real?”